■ Lexington Legends' president and chief executive officer Alan Stein was honored recently by three organizations. He and his wife, state Sen. Kathy Stein, were honored as "Hometown Heroes" by the University of Kentucky Alumni Association; the Omaha Press Club recognized him with a "roasting and toasting" for his leadership in the construction of a ballpark in Sarpy County, Neb.; and he was inducted into the Junior Achievement Hall of Fame.
■ John L. Davis of Arison Insurance Service's Lexington office was named a 2011 top employee benefits consultant in the private sector health care market. The national award is made annually by HR Executive and Risk & Insurance magazines.
■ Ann H.M. Thomas, was presented with the Share Leadership Award by the American Diabetes Association for her outstanding contributions in the fight to stop diabetes, at the association's Community Volunteer Leadership Conference in San Diego.
Compiled by Camille Weber